Day of Giving

Join us for our ninth annual L&C Day of Giving on March 13.

What is Day of Giving, you ask? It is a 24 hour event where the entire L&C community—parents, alumni, faculty, staff, and students—come together to celebrate all things Lewis & Clark and support this incredible community. 

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If 1,460 donors make a gift to Lewis & Clark on March 13, 2024, we will unlock over $220,000 in matching funds to support L&C students, faculty, and programs across all three campuses.

How You Can Help

  1. Support L&C by making a gift!
    Give to the College of Arts and Sciences.Give to the Law School.Give to the Graduate School of Education and Counseling.
  2. Sign up to be an advocate to spread the word and encourage friends via social media by using #LCDayofGiving
  3. Wear orange on March 13 to show your L&C pride!
  4. Follow along to watch our progress at all three schools on March 13!

“I give today to support the impactful and transformative experience for a new generation of students.”

Heather Kalowsky BA ’99

College of Arts and Sciences: If 1,000 donors make a gift, we will unlock $200,000 in matching funds!

  • 400 donors unlock the first $75,000! This includes early gifts!
  • 300 more donors unlock another $50,000!
  • 300 more donors unlock the last $75,000!

Stop by J.R. Howard between 10 a.m.-3 p.m. to support student organizations!


Law School: If 400 donors give, we’ll unlock a $10,000 match!

In addition to our 400 donor $10,000 challenge, we will be offering numerous class year specific matches, some first-time donor sweepstakes, and of course, Bruno’s Flash match! Come to the BBQ and celebrate the day! Open to all students, faculty, and staff ($5 suggested donation).


Graduate School of Education and Counseling: If 60 donors support the graduate school, we’ll unlock a $10,000 match!

Show your support for the students, faculty, and programs that make such a difference in our community.


Special Note for Faculty and Staff

If you already give via payroll deduction, your gift will count toward our goal! New payroll deductions started this week will also count!

To set up a donation via payroll deduction, please fill out this form.

“On this Day of Giving, I am giving because the time I spent at Lewis & Clark, the experiences I had, and the people that I met shaped my career, my character, and my life.”

Bart Westcott BA ’75

If you have any questions, please contact Lauren Creany, director of donor engagement, at or 503-768-7963.